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this marty on the kron4 morning news a drug bust in the south bay leaves police to weapons and an accused drug cartel leader. we will have the latest period's 980
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people have been arrested in a major drug-trafficking boston santa clara county. police seized drugs, weapons and thousands of dollars in laundered cash. one of those arrested is a high-ranking member of the mexican drug cartel. alvila castillo, a.k.a.n;ac charged blaco chargd with drug dealing weapons charge and money laundering. the district attorney says these men have ties to a violent mexican drug cartel and set up shop in the south bay to deal drugs in the bay area and beyond. prosecutors said the investigation was conducted in conjunction with the u.s. drug enforcement administration and began with the arrest of eight
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low-level drug dealer in 2012. a high-speed chase a vallejo put to police officers and the hospital and murder suspect behind bars. authorities said during the chase the suspect's car and an undercover patrol vehicle lost control of tennessee avenue thursday. one of the suspects,cole millngton, an arrest warrant for murder out of turlock. all started to not release the name of the second suspect. thursday night officers are recovering after suffering minor injuries. police say they have cracked the case of a woman done down in oakland treated these two suspects are now in custody charged with murder of 66 year-old judy salomoamon. investigators said these two men were allegedly committing a crime in east oakland last july when they noticed salomon following
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them recording their actions with herself on camera. police said that's when they shot her to death. solomon was a beloved neighboring dog walker well- known in her community as a person who worked to make this place if replace.
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for all nine is the time. 49ers linebacker aldon smith alleged bomb threat at lax will result in a felony charge. the l.a. county district attorney's office has sent the case to the city attorney's office for a possible misdemeanor charge. smith was arrested april 13th at lax. this is video when he was taken into custody. airport police said the 24 year-old player was randomly selected for secondary screening and became uncooperative allegedly saying that he had a bomb.
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klay thompson scored 26 points and stephen curry had 16 flights and 15 assists but it was enough to stop lakers and company. griffin scored 32 points and grabbed eight rebounds the los angeles clippers' outlasted the warriors 98-96 to take a 2-1 lead in their first- round series. golden state had a chance the end of the curry forced a contest step back reporter for crisp on the final seconds to seal the clippers victory. name four of the best of seven series and is up sunday in oakland. the kings lived another day after san jose was unable to complete a sweep last night. james sheppard, matt nieto, and joe pavelski score for the
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sharks the thick of a match the six goals a los angeles score. final in this one was 6-3. game 5 saturday in san jose.
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we are looking for a very big warmup for some locations next week. will talk more about that and your 7 day forecast. >>: up let's look at your satellite picture. looking at some snow for the lake tahoe area. you concede that below. so late spring snow three or talking maybe around 6 in. up and the higher elevations than we do have that under winter wind advisory in effect. you concede this is the bulk of the system we do have a slight chance for some thunderstorms today. but after know we could potentially here from thunder and also see some lightning. temperatures
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right now are fairly mild. 57 and oakland. fossil and san jose. 55 and san francisco daily city at 52 door really knock on the warm-up. in fact san francisco state and 5763 and san jose los 60s and all concord in all 160 in napa. so definitely a really cool day. enjoy the really cool temperatures. if you like it cooler. richard kron 47 day around the bay. a little milder for saturday and sunday. we offered the chance of showers will be done and the storms. well '70s for the bay. a tuesday wednesday thursday is going to be quite hot inland. will
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boy creek bridge check. no major incidents. among the bay bridge is a look at the traffic of folks coming into this city. we do have some construction for the east bound up land to the one not affect traffic early this morning the drive time and the macarthur maze in oakland to downtown san francisco right now caulking and add nine minutes. san mateo bridge in little bits of rain on our lands there. we did see some light rain comes through the japan sea traffic is like right now. and handing over to the richmond san rafael bridge. a drive times to from else to read up to several fell across the bridge is the incidents reported. time is 416. no one >>: at 416 we have california's water crisis is worsening. the drought map released today by the federal
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government shows. conditions are extreme or exceptional. in nearly three- quarters of california. growers in the shasta valley say, they only have enough water to irrigate half their fields. thiseven with some rain in the forecast this week. there is no significant rain expected for months, and ground wells are starting to dry up. local water officials are trying to ease fears over san francisco's tap water. in part because of the ongoing drought the san francisco public utilities commission has been planning to integrate groundwater. with water from sources such as hetch hetchy. the water blending is to ensure that they have enough water supple at all times.
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about 60% of the city will be using this water blend. and s-f-p-u-c says residents do not have to be afraid about contamination and assures this water blend will be completely safe. tonight, local water officials are trying to ease fears over san francisco's tap water. in part, because of the ongoing drought -- the city has been planning to integrate groundwater. with water from sources such as hetch hetchy. kron 4's dan kerman reports on this future blend of drinking water. the water blend will contain 10 percent groundwater and the rest from existing sources. just in to the kron four newsroom.
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investigators in south korea are now looking at the sunken ferry's 36- hundred tons of cargo to find out if weight contributed to the disaster. this comes as president obama spoke in south korea today. saying he can only imagine the victims' families "incredible heartbreak." most of the ferry's 29 member crew survived. 11 of them, including the captain. have been arrested for abandoning ship as the ferry sank. the u-s military says suicides among the ranks were down by more than 15 percent last year. but are on the rise among the national guard and army reserve. the overall drop gives some hope that prevention
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programs and increased efforts to identify troops at risk may be taking hold. this after several years of increasing numbers. but the rise in suicides among the national guard and reserve raises concerns about whether those programs are reaching citizen soldiers who may not have access to the same support networks. and protests today in china for about 100 family members whose loved ones are still unaccounted for in the missing malaysian airliner. they're sitting across the street from the malaysian embassy in beijing. surrounded by police. most of them have been quiet during the protest. occasionally crying out their demands for answers. the vatican will declare pope john the 23rd and pope john paul the 2nd saints on sunday. they're being canonized, in part, because of what are judged to be miracles performed for two women on the left is italian nun, sister caterina capitani. she was not expected to live case
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after cancer surgery, but apparently recovered after praying to pope john the 23rd. on the right is floribeth mora of costa rica. she prayed to pope john paul the 2nd and had what is said to be an unexplained recovery from a brain aneurysm. a nevada rancher has lost much of the national support he received in his fight with the bureau of land auspices management.
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many call his recent remarks "offensive" or "racist." andrew spencer reports the rancher says he was just speaking from his heart. i didn't mean anything racist by it. i'm just saying that is how it happens. they send their men to jail because they didnt' learn how to pick cotton. i didn'temean it in a racist way. racist way. bulldog: you don't need superpowers to help someone. sometimes, all it takes is a warm heart and a cold nose.
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an airline official says a drunk passenger on a virgin australia flight who caused a hijack scare has been arrested for creating a disturbance after the plane landed on indonesia's resort island of bali. the airport manager for virgin australia says the passenger was acting aggressively and was handcuffed by the crew. initially, the air force
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said the boeing 737 from brisbane was believed to have been hijacked.indonesia-hijack scare the first virgin america jet has landed at dallas love field airport. in december 2010 sir richard branson brought the airline to d-f-w where it uses two gates to fly to l.a. and san f against american but virgin wants to give up those gates. and take over two of american's gates at love field. insiders tell us virgin beat out southwest for them. but the city of dallas which owns love field - says no decision has been made. no move would happen until october when the wright amendment expires.
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just as southwest increases its own number of direct destinations from dallas. could this be a sign of things to come? the first virgin america jet ever to land at dallas love field, arrived thursday night. and now there's a big announcement planned for this morning. if you're heading over to the east bay. and you can see out toward the mall and vallejo. their portions of interstate 80 that are going to be wet this morning. but i'm not expecting any major rain to come through the system today. it would just be kind of often offer much of today. here's a look at
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your satellite and radar picture. you can see this as the bulk of the system also dropping some snow up in the tahoe area. and we are scene that's no fault today through tonight and we do have that winter storm weather advisory in effect. to bring a change just in case. you'll see some slow growth. we do have a chance for some thunderstorms later today. this is life chanted the possibility to hear some rain and see some of lightning. here's your futurecast 4. by 5:00 this morning just like rain creek will be scattered in nature. that will continue through 8:00. that should really impact the morning commute too much. looks like it o'clock we have a better chance for some thunderstorms today. and by 5:00 maybe there san rafael downtown san francisco st systems showers come through. and then by 10:00 the showers are gone to be
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moving out of here. and then tomorrow we may see some sunshine started off in the morning hours by noontime we're looking at crowded conditions and clouds will increase once again tomorrow. the next chancellor at some rain arrives. in the north bay getting some rain. a sunday morning especially along the coast if you have plans temperatures right now 50s and san francisco. 57 and san jose and were now warming up a whole lot from these numbers. his kron47 day around the bay forecast. light transferor renters saturday slight chance for showers otherwise increasing clouds dropped it after know. the next chance for some rain. a weak system. with a kobe saturday night
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and sunday morning and then get ready for a big warmup. monday tuesday wednesday into the upper 80s inland. i think some places will be pushing close to nine degrees by thursday of next week. let's do a quick check of your traffic on this friday morning. now incidents to report. we do of someone roadways out there. due to the traffic heading into the city. and on long, handing over to the san mateo bridge. you can see that we've got some light traffic as well. we did have a little better frame be reported. now looks like traffic is moving very small voice. just about 25
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men with no incidents to report. time now is 4323 here's james. >>:jason whitely reports. virgin america landed one of its airbuses at dallas love field thursday evening. not dfw. just 12 hours before the airline says it will announce the future of its "dallas" operations. "they move to love field and southwest is not going to have 15-flights a day to l.a. so they'll have more of a competitive balance in love field." december 2010 - sir richard branson brought the airline to dfw airport, where it uses two gates to fly to l.a. and san francisco, competing against american. but virgin wants to give up those gates. and take over sa two of american's gates at love field -- which the department of justice made
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american give up - to merge with usairways. insiders tell us virgin beat out southwest for them. but the city of dallas which owns love field - says no decision has been made. still, experts say if virgin makes the move to dallas, fares there will likely drop. "because southwest airlines practically has a monopoly at love field. by injecting competition - which is what the doj is trying to do - by injecting this competition with virgin america, it will help to moderate fare increases or in fact perhaps bring down some fares."
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virgin says if it goes to love, it will add flights to new york, chicago and dc. but no move would happen until october - when the wright amendment expires. just as southwest increases its own number of direct destinations from dallas. coming up on the kron 4 morning news.students forced to have p-e in a bust parking lot.we have the story you'll only see on kron 4. plus.how dirty is your money.we break it down for you. and taking a look at the james lick freeway.how long this rainy weather will last.anny will have the forecast. we're coming up on 4-30. here are the big stories we're working on for you this morning.
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eightteen people have been arrested in a major drug trafficking bust in santa clara county. police they seized drugs, weapons and thousands of dollars in laundered cash. one of those arrested is a high ranking memeber of a mexican drug cartel. the district attorney says these men have ties to a violent mexican drug cartel
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and set up shop in the south bay.
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i'm for the kron4 tech report with gabe slate.
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>>: good morning yesterday was a strange day for potential google glass customers. it appears that the high-tech glasses were officially on the market. the customers are ordering them and then things got confusing. early thursday after no headlines started popping up all over the tech about that google glass was been sold to anyone through the glass sides. last week google did it one day 24 hour sale of glass that's about by the end of the day but the google have publicized the that marketing stunt well in advance. the sudden availability came with no one else from google but there was the glass shop on the web site was open and anyone could order. just a few hours after glass was seemingly officially now on the market for the public, suddenly it was sold out. early thursday evening google responded to the
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press and it was all a misunderstanding. " this link was
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two suspects are now in custody, charged with the murder of 66-year-old judy salamon investigators say, the two men were allegedly committing a crime in east oakland last july when they noticed salamon following them, recording their actions with her cellphone camera. police say, that's when they shot her to death.
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and 49ers linebacker aldon smith's alleged bomb threat at l-a-x. will not result in the l-a county district attorney's office. has sent the case the city attorney's office. for a possible misdemeanor charge. two suspects have been charged in connection with a fatal shooting at a milpitas hotel in january. police found 19 year old jesus granados with a gunshot wound in the parking lot of the executive inn.
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after an investigation, detectives identified two suspects in the shooting as loyce edward weaver and robert edward ebertowsk, granados' death was the first homicide in milpitas this year. merced river to the weather center. >>: kids and dogs i guess. >>: storm tracker 4 on this friday morning. as you can see it we have lightperiod of ts now. we was a moment. but- they weren't training. san
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francisco down to the peninsula. san just enough rain to dance and the roadways out there. nothing very. but also the case for vallejo of a nation and martinez. i'm expecting the rain to be very light for the rest of the morning. along with the possibility for some thunderstorms. and it's been a weekend. most of the saturday should be dry. every chance of showers, and late saturday. ride to have a big warmup. 57 and san jose. not. 63 and san jose 61 and livermore. some 57 to dianne san francisco. is your kron 47 day and around
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the bay forecast. today's possibly the most active day duran the daytime hours. again slight chance for showers. i want to mention some of the some of us befallen up in the tahoe area and will continue through today. suffolk want to go up is a late spring skiing and pyridium encounter some strength we're looking at more showers for the bay area. on arriving saturday night into the early saturday morning. their guns on the back up. because it looks pretty wet. especially sunday morning. by monday police start day one of the warming trend and is really going to start to warm up significantly for the middle of the week and to the next week were talking thursday. mayor '80s for our inland locations. near nine disparate in their eighties for the bay. here's a look pitcher traffic for this friday morning. with the wet
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roadways there i am happy to report are not hot spot a major incidents this morning. shares of a british and the drive time from berkeley university avenue to downtown san francisco is coming up. looks like a drive times are not being extended due to the wet roads. you can see traffic moving very smoothly at this hour. marin replies should be coming on ride around 6:00. the san mateo bridge you can see traffic is light as well. the problems to report there. we do have what the roadways and also a little bit of sprinkle activities of land there. the starting to dry off. and for the richmond san rafael bridge drive time from else to reach out to center fell this morning is 25 minutes. the time now is 449 will go back to james. detectives are investigating a case of lewd conduct. at a san leandro elementary school. someone reported seeing a
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man peering through a window, near one of the kindergarten classrooms at dayton elementary wednesday. they said he had his hand in his pants. ice when the man saw the surface campus. as a hispanic male. in his off since dismissed late 50's. wearing a red wind breaker with black sleeves and black pants with a white strip down the side. the school and police are working together. to an elderly man. arrested in connection with a shooting at a daly city medical center wednesday. was a former patient of one of the doctors there. and allegedly fired at a doctor.
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it couldit happened wednesday on southgate avenue, near highway 1.
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when the has president obama is in south korea today offering his condolences to the families who lost their loved ones and that ferry disaster.
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this is the second stop of th president's foreign nation to war. the president there compare the behavior of the crew members abandoned the ship to murder. the president said he cannot imagine the incredible arctic the families are experiencing. >>: the fans and air let out of oracle reno late last night. klay thompson scored 26 points and stephen curry had 16 points and 15 assists but it wasn't enough to stop late griffin 3 griffin scoring 32 points and grabbing eight rebounds in this game. but the warriors do come back from 18. down and the third quarter if
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leading to this shot with time running out down 2.3 and stephen curry comes up short with a three-pointer that would have won the game. so now the clippers ticket 2-1 lead in this first round series. golden state with that chance with a contestant three-pointer chris ball had a hand in his face. game 4 sunday in oakland. >>: on to the sharks, will the kings. the kings led to play another day after san jose was unable to complete a sweep last night. three goals for the sharks but they couldn't match the six goals from los angeles . six-three the final and this 13 and the kings avoid absolute humiliation. game 5 is tomorrow and san jose at the best ap center. >>: a drug bust in the south bay leaves police to a cache of weapons and cash. we will bay leaves police to a cache of weawhatoes at firste will spooul tte le?
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it's chaos out there.o your marks. go! but the m-class sees in your blind spot, pulls you back into your lane, even brakes all by itself. it's almost like it couldn't crash... even if it tried. the 2014 m-class. bulldog: yosometimes, all it takes is a warm heart and a cold nose. that's why mattress discounters good deed dogs is raising money to train service dogs for people with disabilities. i would never imagine a life without an assistance dog ever again. i relied on people a lot. he helps me live a more independent life. bulldog: we need your help to do more. give at mattressdiscountersdogs.com,
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or any mattress discounters. mattress discounters good deed dogs helping dogs help people >>george: welcome back to the kron4 morning news has a
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live look at the fate bridge toll plaza with a quick check of traffic. the public transit gets under way this morning there are no delays reported for caltrans is trained to muni metro or four parts. i did this get word that there may be a problem on the upper e-shore freeway the wrong way driver comes to a stop. at at the way. i have details of my next report. . >>george: >>james: >>mark: thank-you george. 18 people have been arrested in a major drug-trafficking boston santa clara county police said they seized drugs or weapons and thousands of dollars in laundered cash. one of those arrested is a high-ranking member of the mexican drug cartel. alvila castillo, a.k.a.blaco is the leader of the operation. the
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district attorney says the men have ties to a violent mexican drug cartel and set up shop in the south bay to deal drugs in the bay area and beyond. prosecutors said the investigation was conducted in conjunction with the dea. a high-speed chase and vallejo put to police officers and hospital and murder suspect behind bars yesterday. authorities said that during the chase the suspect's car and an undercover patrol vehicle lost control of tennessee ave. one of the suspects identified as " millington have an arrest warrant for murder of turlock. according to dow release the name of the sub second suspect. the officers are recovered after suffering minor injuries. -- cole millington.
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>>james: here's a live look at storm tracker 4. right now seen that rain in san francisco and softer it the no. they get a little bit of a break. that's the way it's going to be all day long. we're going to get this scattered showers activity hit or miss. so keep the umbrella hand in know that some point about the day to day you might get a little sprinkle on your windshield. perhaps even while you're walking three and so does be ready for that. if the temperatures will also be cool. for one to focus on the rain. cox said at a damp. what we expected it will be clouded with the some light scattered showers mainly along the coast of this point. as a book put the club toward noon the widespread rain becomes a little more widespread still light in nature. you did light green on the map. by 5:00 p.m. on your drive home we had the chance to of may be seeing some light to moderate rain for the drop particularly here in the
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north bay. but a san francisco does plan on having a which evening commute and in the rain, the push is on threw bricks up as we head into the overnight hours. now watching futurecast 45 as the clock all into sunday morning because there is a second system to keep in mind. that will come saturday night and by 5:00 a.m. sunday could be slight to moderate rain. today's rain is just part one of a two-part deal. as we head into the weekend. here are the tempters for today right now we have conditions better in the '50s. of the cloud cover blanketing. 54 and downtown san francisco right now. come later on this afternoon we are going to wind up on into the low 60s in the south bay and only to the low 60s and east bay as well so typical of some of our warmest but to the sock 70 degree weather. far from that today. it's got to be a cold day to day with the wind out there and let sprinkles. and then are they were looking at upper 50s and low 60s as well.
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will be back with your 7 day around the bay forecast and leave you with the live picture from mount tam as we continue to follow the rain and possibly its impact on traffic today. >>george: thankfully not much going on right now. there was one hazardous condition that was quickly averted. that was the wrong way driver reported up on the e shore freeway interstate 80 this person was traveling eastbound and westbound lanes and then clapped crashed into the center divider and afghan way. when it first occurred it was reported was the fast lane blocks westbound the driver, however. the vehicle however has been moved over to the shoulders so roadway is cleared for there will likely be some see if the activity on the right hand shoulder for a while. the rest of that east bay ride looks good no problems for the rest of your trip on the e shore freeway. 11 minutes mobile lace through concord or on interstate 680 southbound or to 42. the san ramon valley is clear with a 16 minute drive time even
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580 westbound through the dublin great thing coming out of the optima past completely clear as i saw bay freeways and the north bay ride is without delay under 25 minutes from the bottle down to the golden gate bridge. it's a little wet out there here at the bay bridge toll plaza more likely to damp than anything else but still alive ride. after 92 commute on the san mateo bridge looks as though the lens is a little what the the pavement as a look too bad enough 580 the richmond center fell bridge looks dry as of on here for your westbound trip into marin county with a very light traffic. >>: the ukrainian prime minister warns that russian attempts to start conflict in ukraine conflict in europe. to start a third world war.
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russia's defense chief ordered new military drills near the border with eastern ukraine, after ukrainian forces said they killed five pro-russian militants in an operation to clear roadblocks. top u.s. officials -- including president obama -- have vowed more punitive international actions targeting russia's economy if moscow continues to
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escalate the situation. a hijack scare on a flight headed for indonesia overnight. turns out.it was just a drunk passenger. that man was arrested as soon as the plane landed in bali. at first the indonesian air force reported the virgin australia flight had been hijacked. but once the plane was on the ground.found that a drunk passenger had gotten unruly and aggressive.and that the crew had handcuffed him to get him back in line. a nevada rancher says he is not apologizing for racist comments he made about african americans. cliven bundy made headlines and gained national support for refusing to pay fees on what he saw as his right to graze cattle on public land. he's racked up more than one million dollars in fees and penalties since 1993. now, much of that support is gone. take a listen to what he said. that's what they do. they abort their babies, and send their boys to jail becaus ethey didnt learn how to
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pick cotton. senator rand paul was among the many who backed away from supporting the rancher tweeting "cliven bundy's remarks on race are offensive, and i wholeheartedly disagree with him." a statement on the ranch's not racist. he says he was just speaking from his heart. a dutch man has pled guilty to charges he sold illegal drugs for millions of dollars in bitcoins through the website silk road. the 22-year-old was arrested in august at miami international airport after flying from europe to allegedly meet with co- conspirators about spinning off his silk road operations. federal prosecutors say the man faces up to 40 years in prison, a $5 million fine and the forfeiture of $3 million. new this morning. some andy warhol's lost
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computer art has been found 30 years later. the andy warhol museum says the works were found on floppy drives. they were made on an amiga computer in 1985 and were unlocked by the carnegie mellon university computer club and its frank-ratchye studio for creative inquiry, the works were commissioned by the now-defunct commodore international to showcase the computer's capabilities. the art have been extracted and backed up so they can be saved, even if the floppy disks fail. joan rivers refuses to apologize for comparing living in her daughter's guest room with the captivity of three women kidnapped in cleveland. rivers and her daughter discussed their reality show tuesday on nbc's "today" show and she complained about her living arrangements, saying, "those women in the basement in but the the size if
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here's a look at the closing numbers. the dow went unchanged. the nasdaq rose 21 points. and the s and p 500 was up 3 points. opening bell at 6-30. the caffeine may not be the only jolt you get from your morning cup of coffee. prices have doubled since late last year because of a severe drought in brazil. the dry spell has wreaked
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havoc on this year's harvest of arabica beans, which are used for the vast majority of global coffee production. growers in brazil have been compensated for the drought by being able to sell their product at a higher price. brazil supplies a third of the world's coffee. the university of south florida says no selfies at graduation. the school isn't opposed to students taking pictures of
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>>: 529 thanks for waking up with a kron4 news. james cam. and that's where it's raining right now.
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>>stanley: san francisco concord and south. as you can see here on storm tracker 4 we will question here. the bay bridge right now under some light shower activity. richmond berkeley. anything along that and then down along the nimitz. while your community is open. light rain her now. in the south bay milpitas zero k. we are saying that there the silicon valley. all of this is heading in the direction of milpitas. before too much longer you'll see some light rain as well. plan on a wet and windy day. don't want the weekend were looking at saturday and sunday morning with another round of what weather pushing through. that will primarily affect the no. but we could be if
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it did a few sprinkles elsewhere. for the next week will talk about the heat. more on that to come. now let's get on over to the traffic center with the george. >>george: the month just for that sort of an accident that could have been cleared up one on one on derrick near millbrae ave. there was for a moment a brief delay while the chp ran a traffic brief to clear the incident to the shoulder but as you can see there's green showing on the center is now. if we do it could commute check you will see that even the peninsula shows like traffic. because the incident was not enough to impact our ride. the north bay your community to enter sonoma and, ran a little slowing down for interstate 580 themselves.it
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just doesn't want them doing so on the stage during the commencement. they've issued a number of requests of the students attending the ceremony. they're asking graduates to refrain from stepping, marching, and strolling we'll tell you how you can get some work done in a live report. happening now. you can get free dental services at the solano doors are opening for the clinic just about now. kron 4's jackie sissel is live in vallejo with more. they're expecting around 1100 people per day. if so get a free dental care. that's a big thank obviously get out or get in line to register to go through the process to get your work in.
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i had a chance to talk to some people on the line and also talked about the dentist. the first person you'll hear from is a personal way for dental care over night. the second person is a dentist was volunteering to that. >>: a missing the mom and the dental caries is really expensive for me right now. so it's awesome that all the volunteers have come on to provide a service like this for everybody. >>: if you're willing to wait nine or 12 hours. >>: longer if need be. >>: with been able to serve a lot of people. we've treated about 2000 to 2500 people at the two events so we expect to be able to do that again. there's a lot of people have some pain and dental infection and just have the ability are access to dental services. >>: here at the salon of their crowns. they're supposed to open up the gates around 530. you can see the people are already out here. it's a to the events. today and tomorrow. you don't even need id. it's
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first come first serve. they're serving about 1100 people each day. there's about to 300 people in line right now so if you need this. if you have the service you probably should get down here relatively soon. >>: thanks for the update. >>: >>darya: 534 right now. two suspects have been charged in connection with a deadly shooting at a milpitas hotel in january. police found 19 year old jesus granados with a gunshot wound in the parking lot of the executive inn. after an investigation, detectives identified two
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loyce edward weaver and robert edward ebertowsk, granados' death was the first homicide in milpitas this year. bcn2:milpitas: two suspects charged in hotel parking lot police say they have cracked ice the case of a woman gunned down in oakland. two suspects are now in custody, charged with the murder of 66-year-old judy salamon investigators say the two men were allegedly committing a crime in east oakland last july when they noticed salamon following them, recording their actions with her cellphone camera. police say, that's when they shot her to death. soloman was a beloved neighbor and dog walker. well known in her community as a person who worked to make east oakland a safer place. the oakland police department is working to get a handle on violence in the city. by pushing a neighborhood safety plan. the department is partnering up with bay area- based company called. 'next- door'. it is a free and private social network for
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residents to use. the partneship is supposed to give residents more ways to connect with the police department and each other. about the things that matter the most to the community. oakland police say more than 140 neighborhoods representing 84-percent of the city have started next- door websites. california's water crisis is worsening. the drought map released yesterday by the federal government shows conditions are extreme or exceptional in nearly three- quarters of california. growers in the shasta valley say they only have enough water to irrigate half their fields. even rain in the forecast right now, there is no significant rain expected for months, and ground wells are starting to dry up. 49ers linebacker aldon smith's alleged bomb threat at l-a-x. will not result in a felony charge. the l-a county district attorney's office. has sent the case the city attorney's office. for a possible misdemeanor charge. smith was arrested april 13 at l-a-x.
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this is video when he was taken into custody. airport police say, the 24- year- old player -- was randomly selected for a secondary screening. and became uncooperative. allegedly saying that he had a bomb. bridges to health will offer free medical & dental screenings: 7 a.m. bridges to health will offer free medical and dental services on a first-come, first-served basis. through thursday in san francisco and on friday at o.co coliseum in oakland. i ink want enchoast rfectimi. u cabuilyourwn. rit no i ink wth sawbeies mi withoh, , wa, banas.st rfectimi. ooh,nd gzed cans oa, get choe mywn sce? i can't wait to get to mattress discounters because the tempur-pedic bonus event ends sunday. choose $300 in free gifts, and, get up to 48 months interest-free financing with any tempur-pedic mattress. ♪ mattress discounters
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hot spots. not seeing any delays just a little slowing through their altamont pass on interstate 580 westbound. >>: all my goodness. >>: it's a little private but she's doing something for her dad. --michelle obama. >>: talk about networking. >>: if you have an opportunity to meet the president and a president's wife. the first lady. >>: what a daughter. >>: in a lot of these kids are using this opportunity to ask the first lady about her favorite foodwhile most children used their question to ask the first lady about her favorite food or drink or place to travel that young girl seated in the front row took the opportunity to try to help her unemployed father. many of the other children
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in the audience, unable to hear what the girl had said, immediately asked the first lady what their exchange had been about. the brave young girl was attedning the white house's annual take our daughters and sons to work day. morninwhatoes at firstg up spooul tte le? morning forecast coming up ok. hoy bunches oats. ching! mmmm! mmmm! mm! honey. yeah.! hoy bunches oats. is ia grt cereal.
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stanley roberts who found some people behaving badly. >>stanley:this is a big rig car carrier not quite stopping for a stop sign in concord but i'm not looking at stop sigh violators nats: ambiance for close to 50 years farm bureau rad in concord has been a truck route connecting willow pass road with clayton road a path just slightly over a mile long nats: ambiance however the rules have
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changed it is no longer a designated truck route in fact the signs are everywhere no trucks over 3 tons allowed now to put things perspective a standard pickup truck can weigh as much as 6 thousand pounds or 3 tons, so commercial trucks like this are to heavy now to make this new rules enforceable there need to be ample signage alerting truck drivers, and it seems the city covered their bases because on willow pass road there are these signs, there are the same signs this simi passed as its about to turn on to farm bureau road the rules does not apply garbage trucks or school buses also delivery trucks are
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exempt if they are making a local delivery, but the shortcut through residential roads are no longer permitted the city says the trucks have been reeking havoc on the road way and its unsafe for pedestrians nats: ambiance there is a 30 day grace period where concord police will issues warnings, i spoke to one resident who is glad this change has been made he said the trucks make his house shake like an earthquake now the fact that the limit is 3 tons may cause a problem if some people have a pickup that is one pound over the 6000 pound limit but we will see how that plays out nats: ambiance for now its no trucks over nats ambiance in concord stanley roberts kron 4 news >>james: by about 5:00 p.m. the fair evening commute we
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will expect our activity to identify and the north bay remains of allied to and around the bay area creek as into the overnight hours will have most of the energy from the system pushed through. and that's what we are expecting any way and it looks to be holding true here. so far this morning. temperatures on the warmer side. have a lot of cloud cover out there keeping temperatures mild. 56 and antioch. 57 also and san world's up. san not san jose. it later on this morning. and the numbers will look more like this. will warm it up and not by much grief about as long as it's going to get it. hawks today will maxed out, and a low 60s hit his 7 day around the bay forecast. another round of rain ha. not much with the system. then next week the story changes. will talk more about the hot dry weather with temperatures
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approaching the 90 degree mark. by midweek we could be talking about fire danger as well with conditions that are right. keep the tongue to kron4 and don't forget to go to our web site for kron4 dot com. >>: >>george: now looking at any hot spots. don't even see much in the way of slow traffic. no problems then and now incidents on the upper deck. freer 92 midday transit it's like a ride here adjusted 11 minute drive time as to head towards foster city and, of hayward. heading to iran on interstate 580. it looks good and the pavement is dry. there's nothing and away l.a. delay on 580 or on the richmond center coverage. let's take a look around the bay of a some drive times for you. e-shore freeway look good. 14
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minutes from hercules to berkeley. in the westbound direction. no problems or less for westbound 24. the southbound 680 through the san ramon valley. as with a talking about the only real slow traffic. it rarely sits on interstate 580 westbound. it's not real slow. when one looks good here. a little slowing for the ride on between the two freeways of but slow enough that the center's down even pick it up. and then ran ride is so wide that is still under 25 minutes from the bottle down to the golden gate bridge. mark? >>mark: thank-you george. the new this morningthere is a dramatic rise in measles outbreak around the country. the centers for disease control and prevention say california is reporting the highest number of cases at 58. the c-d-c says many of the california cases are a result of people visiting the philippines, which is experiencing a very large measles outbreak.
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health officials say 13 outbreaks and 129 cases have been recorded so far in the united states this year. the c-d-c says the last time there was a reported death from measles in the u- s was in 2005. federal health regulators have okayed a genetic test from roche -- as the first approved alternative to the pap smear. for women ages 25 and older. the test alone can be used to help detect cervical cancer. the food and drug administration approved the human papilloma-virus test. called
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cobas h-p-v. women's health groups believe that approving the d-n-a as an alternative to a pap smear -- could lead to confusion, higher costs and over-treatment. are you a morning person or a night owl? well, where you live and work might have a lot to do with that and we have a look at which cities across the country have the early risers and which cities are sleeping in. it can be a rush to get to the office every morning but it turns out that in many cities across the nation, it varies in what is the acceptable time to start your work day. the five thirty eight blog crunched the numbers from the u.s. census bureau and found that the average time for all u.s. workers to arrive at their office is 7:55 a-m but the people living in some cities are more likely to hit the snooze button than others.
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losses in? the earliest of the country's early birds live in hinesville, georgia, where they start work before everyone else in the nation -- at 7:01 in the morning, on average. it is followed by the residents of pascagoula, mississippi, who get to work at 7:06 a-m, on average, and jacksonville, north carolina at 7:14 a-m. now, compare that with the late arrivals. new york city workers clocked the latest average start time of 8:24 a-m; followed by atlantic city, new jersey, at 8:23 a-m; and san jose, california, at 8:21 a-m. heading into the six o'clock hour we have new video we wanted to show you. [doorbell rings] hey. hey. what's this? it's u-verse live tv. with at&t u-verse... you can watch live tv from your device.
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as will have to the 6:00 hour will have new video we want to show you. check out this 2-year old cheering on the pittsburgh penguins. his reaction to the game
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has gone viral. a dramatic rescue caught on camera in hawaii.
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a man out snorkeling started having trouble in the water. this happened in puako on the northern end of the big island. he was wearing a waterproof camera and you can see his struggle. luckily, some surfers nearby grabbed him just as he was about to stay under for good. they say his eyes were rolled back and that 30 more seconds, he might have died. nobody knows who the snorkeler is because the camera was found washed ashore on a beach.
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